In the last year we have observed a rapid increase in the number of bots targeting Magento 2 website with spam bots been the most frequent.
Spam bots target forms that sends emails. Magento 2 spam bots mostly create fake user accounts and fake newsletter subscribers . The aim of spam bots is generally to get your website to send mail on the behalf of an hacker/Spammer , Search your website for vulnerabilities , gain access to your website data/resources and collect your email address. Spam bots can harm your website reputation , slow down your website thus creating a poor user experience for legitimate customers . Bots can also have a negative effect on your SEO.
There is no foolproof ways to keep bot of your website as hackers develop new methods everyday . Below are some steps to eliminate almost all bots, if you have implemented the steps below and you still continue to have issue send us a message so we can do a custom audit on your website.
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